Neurotensin-dopamine interactions in the CNS

Charles B. Nemeroff, Scott T. Cain

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Abstract

Data furnished from a diverse number of subdisciplines of neurobiology (e.g. neuroanatomy, neurochemistry and neuropharmacology) over the past decade provide compelling evidence that neurotensin, an endogenous tridecapeptide, interacts with dopaminergic systems in the CNS. Charles Nemeroff and Scott Cain discuss these findings and their implications for the pathophysiology and development of novel treatments for schizophrenia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)201-205
Number of pages5
JournalTrends in Pharmacological Sciences
Volume6
Issue numberC
DOIs
StatePublished - 1985
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Toxicology
  • Pharmacology

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